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OKI C942dn Printer, CMYK + White

The OKI C942dn has Breathtaking Colour With CMYK + White. Stunning Detail on Dark Stock.


  • Comes with High Density White Toner
  • Print speeds up to 50 ppm in Color and Mono
  • True 1200 x 1200 dpi resolution
  • High-capacity consumables: up to 38,000 pages
  • Ships with full yield toners and White High Density Toner
  • Handles stock up to 360gsm, 3" x 5" cards to 52" banners
  • Paper capacity expandable to 2,950 sheets
  • Supports tabloid extra (12" x 18") and Super-B (13" x 19")
  • 1 Gigabit network and duplex (2-sided printing) standard
  • Easy front access to toner cartridges and image drums
  • High-resolution color LCD display panel
  • Low total cost of ownership (TCO)
  • External Fiery XF 5 server


Extended Long Media Tray - $ 563.00 CAD
High Capacity Tray - $ 1,580.00 CAD
Harlenquin RIP for OKI 931/941/942 - $ 8,000.00 CAD
Toner Black 931/941/942 - $ 151.00 CAD
Toner Cyan 931/941/942 - $ 285.00 CAD
Toner Magenta 931/941/942 - $ 285.00 CAD
Toner Yellow 942 - $ 180.00 CAD
Toner White 942 - $ 505.00 CAD
Drum Black 931/941/942 - $ 278.00 CAD
Drum Cyan 931/941/942 - $ 462.00 CAD
Drum Magenta 931/941/942 - $ 462.00 CAD
Drum Yellow 931/941/942 - $ 462.00 CAD
Drum White 942 - $ 462.00 CAD
Waster Toner 931/941/942 - $ 24.00 CAD
Transfer Belt 931/941/942 - $ 345.00 CAD
Fuser 931/941/942 - $ 456.00 CAD
Fuser (Envelopes) 942 - $ 456.00 CAD
SKU: xpress 942
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OKI C942dn

When it comes to variety, size and thickness of media, the Oki 942 greatly extends the OKI heritage of media support. All three models easily handle 360gsm extra-thick card stock, 14-point polyester, magnetic media, transparency films and much morein sizes ranging from 3"" x 5"" index cards to 13"" x 52"" banners.

900 Series devices have affordable digital short-run capabilities. Produce striking comps, one-offs and reprints at up to 50 ppm. The C942dn has the added flexibility of being able to apply high density white text and graphics to dark media with eye-catching results.

These devices represent a new design driven by an aggressive goal to create rugged, affordable and flexible printers aligned with the direction of today's print production marketplace. They feature short-run capacities and fast print speed, and deliver stunning output across the widest range of media. There are benefits and advantages for every user.

The 900 Series lets you extend your in-house printing and presentation capabilities from the expected to the extraordinary. These affordable printing devices, with their ease of use and low total cost of ownership, enable you to produce stunning documents, offer new services, be competitive, and grow your business.
Bold for efficiency-minded, budget-conscious office users and departments with a need for excellent colorsuch as Marketing and Corporate Communications, this is the ideal printer. Stunning results at breathtaking speed. Simple operation, with auto duplex and network standard. Plus all the media flexibility offered across the C900 Series platform.

POWERHOUSE takes it up a notch for the Advertising, Graphic Arts and Design department, company or schoolwith their greater sensitivity to color and higher density of white, this device is perfect. With the optional Fiery XF 5 Server, creative- and production-oriented users alike will love the color consistency and accuracy required for their projects and short-run print jobs. Keepers of the budget will be thrilled with even lower costs per page, especially at higher volumes.

POWERHOUSE gives the extraordinary capability of applying high density white toner in addition to CMYK. Here is the cutting-edge, multimedia production platform that creative, opportunity-seeking Design Firms, Specialty Print Shops, even large Retailers have been dreaming of: a fast, flexible, affordable, easy-to-use 5-station device.


Examples of the OKI 942 unique capabilities:
Retail Signage HD Color imagery is a knock-out (even on 14-point polyester)
Bottle Labels White toner under CMYK on transparent film makes colors pop!
Pocket Folders Spot White toner give powerful emphasis to text and graphics; handles heavy stock (up to 360gsm)
2-Sided Business Cards White toner on dark-colored media really draws the eye
Banners HD Color on sheets up to 13"" x 52"" and 360gsm is attention-grabbing
Table Tents
Magnetic Media Signs
Invitations Print text and spot Clear graphics with White toner on dark media for a striking, elegant look

Extraordinary results that transcend expectations.

Now you can demonstrate your creativity or broaden your printed offerings by producing materials on an incredible range of media in 4-color plus solid White toner. These processes which used to require expensive printing equipment and outside resources are available in-house and on demand with the C942dn, a unique 5-station multimedia production platform device from OKI®.

The Powerhouse gives users the ability to create extraordinary mock-ups, stationery, invitations, brochures, packaging prototypes, point-of-sale material, watermarks, window graphics, labels, etc., in breathtaking HD Color that now includes High Density White spot color! 

Apply White toner first or last

Use white text and graphics on dark-colored media. Make 4-color images on dark media stand out by laying down White toner first and printing CMYK on topthe same technique used for producing vibrant 4-color images on translucent media or transparency film.


Industry-leading color quality starting with HD Color technology,
available only from OKI®900 Series

HD Color Printing technology

High definition color is the standard for the 900 Series. HD Color renders deeper, more saturated colors, finer detail and more precise toner placement than ordinary color printers.

This unique four-part process includes:

- strong Multilevel LED printheads that control the amount of toner applied to each 1200-dpi dot, preserving fine image detail and maximizing color fidelity.
- Microfine toner engineered to ensure that printed documents are sharp and crisp, with a high-quality finish.
- Single Pass Color technology enhanced to improve color registration, regardless of paper type and weight, and provides better toner transfer across a wider range of media types.
- Printer control system automatically adjusts for sharp, clear images every time; color checking and matching deliver professional photo-like quality.

EFI® Fiery® XF 5 Server

The OKI 942 is ideal for professionals with an eye for accurate color output. Equipped with the optional external EFI Fiery XF 5 server, these models can take advantage of fast, precise color reproduction, while also making it easy to submit print jobs with consistent results.

XF Version 5 is a flexible and scalable high-speed RIP with color management software that streamlines production, from job creation to printing and verification, through customizable automated workflows.

It comes pre-loaded with industry leading EFI applications and the C900 Series Printer Option, which enables users to:

Achieve consistent color, page to page and job to job
        Get stunning, precise and predictable quality prints
        Advanced spot- and process-color optimization
Automate workflows
        Fully customizable user interface allows applications to be tailored to each operator's tasks and skill set
        Eliminate touch points and remove the need for manual job submission
        Reduce error rates

Additional Options:

High Capacity Tray-
3 in 1 tray with castors.
On the fly auto tray switch.
1,590 sheet capacity for set of 3 trays with each tray holding up to 530 sheets, max sheet size 12 x 18

Extended Long Media Tray-

Allows you to feed extended media up to 13" x 52" long, easily attaching and removing from your oki.

RIP for OKI 931/941/942-

Spot colour editor with spot color matching. Pre-configured color profiles with position and margin adjustment. Supports 4 & 5 colour OKI Devices.



5-Color Digital LED; C931dn/C911dn/C942dn - 4-Color Digital LED

Print Speed1
 CMYK/Mono - Up to 50ppm Letter, 27ppm Tabloid
 CMYK + White (C941dn942dn only) - Up to 45 ppm Letter, 24 ppm Tabloid
 CMYK + White (C941dn/942dn only) - Up to 18 ppm Letter

Time to First Page1 - Approx. 8 seconds

Duty Cycle - 300,000 pages

Print Quality

Resolution - Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi; ProQ 1200 x 600 x 16 levels

Memory - 2 GB RAM (Standard/Max)

Processor - C941dn/942dn - 1.2 GHz ARM CPU; C931dn/C911dn - 1 GHz ARM CPU


Printer Languages - Adobe® PostScript® 3, PCL® 6, PCL 5c, XPS®

Connectivity - High-speed USB 2.0, 10 Base-T/100 Base-TX/1000 Base-T Ethernet

Operating Systems - Windows® 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista®, Windows XP, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2003; Mac® OS 10.3.9 10.9

Network Protocols - TCP/IP, EtherTalk

Color Features/Solutions

EFI® FIery® XF 5.0 Server (optional external PC-based server) Trapping; Embedded ICC Profile-based workflow; Simulations for SWOP, ISO Coated, Japan Color; PDF Direct Print; PS Gamma Adjust; Color Correct

Print Management

Print Job Accounting; PrintSuperVision 4.0

Media Handling

Media Sizes - Tabloid extra (12"" x 18""), tabloid (11"" x 17""), legal, letter, executive, 3"" x 5"" index cards, A3, A4, A5, A6, B5, C5, DL, Com 10, Monarch envelopes, and banners (up to 13"" by 52"")

Media Weight - Trays 1/2/3 and High-Capacity Feeder: 52320gsm; Multi-purpose Tray: 52360gsm

Media Capacity
Multi-purpose Tray (MPT) - Up to 300 sheets
Trays 1/2/3 - Up to 530 sheets
High-Capacity Feeder- Up to 1,590 sheets
Max Capacity - Up to 2,950 sheets (w/ MPT, 2 Trays and High-Capacity Tray)

Media Output - Face Down: max 610 sheets; Face Up: max 300 sheets


Size (WxDxH) - 27.5"" x 24.6"" x 25.2"" (699 mm x 625 mm x 640 mm)

Weight - C941dn - 244.4 lbs (110.8 kg) including consumables; C931dn/C911dn - 215.2 lbs (97.6 kg) including consumables

Temperature/Humidity - 50 90F (10 32C) / 20% 80%RH

Power Consumption - Active: 1600W max. /1100W avg.; Standby: avg. 40W; PowerSave mode: 30W or less; Sleep mode: 4W or less; Auto Shutoff: 0.4W or less

Noise Levels - Active: 57dBA or less; Standby: 34dBA or less; PowerSave mode: Inaudible


Accessory (Part Number) - 530-Sheet 2nd/3rd Tray (45530702); High-Capacity Feeder w/ caster base (45530802); 530-Sheet Tray w/ Caster Base (45530902); EFI® Fiery® XF 5.0 PC-based Server (45592302)3; 160 GB Hard Disk Drive (44622302)

Warranty (Limited)

1-Year On-Site4; C941dn: 90-Day On-Site4; All models: 5-Year Digital LED Printheads

1Published performance results based on laboratory testing of letter-size sheets, simplex. Individual results may vary.
2Based on ISO/IEC 19798.
3Available for C931dn and C941dn models only.
4Available in the U.S. and Canada only.
5Based on 5% coverage of letter-size sheet, simplex.
6Based on 3 pages per job.

Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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